Media coverage of Fujitsu strike

Friday’s strike attracted significant media coverage.
Much of this is collated via LabourStart, some via Google News.
Saturday’s edition of the BBC’s flagship news programme, Today on Radio 4, included interviews of strikers and analysis of the dispute. The relevant section is about 1 hour and 14 minutes in.
The publicity is an important aspect of the campaign, putting pressure on Fujitsu’s senior management to negotiate a fair settlement to the dispute over Jobs, Pay and Pensions.

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Sign the petition – defend the union

Unite members across Fujitsu Services Limited in the UK are fighting over job security, for union recognition, against victimisation of reps, and over pay and pensions. Members nationally took industrial from 28 February including 15 days of strikes and ongoing action short of strike, after 12 days of local strikes in Manchester.

INDUSTRIAL ACTION IS CURRENTLY SUSPENDED but members have voted by 92% to reject a company offer.

Further information is available here including a downloadable appeal for support leaflet and how to donate to our strike fund.

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